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PINC-08. Source of Income in 2010-People 15 Years Old and Over, By Income of Specified Type in 2010, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2011 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands. People 15 years old and over as of March of the following year. Social Security income may include a small number of people who report Railroad Retirement Income as Social Security Income. Retirement Income includes payments reported as survivor, disability, or retirement benefits. Medians falling in the upper open-ended interval are plugged with "$250,000.")

  Total with Income $1 to $2,499 or loss $2,500 to $4,999 $5,000 to $7,499 $7,500 to $9,999 $10,000 to $12,499 $12,500 to $14,999 $15,000 to $17,499 $17,500 to $19,999 $20,000 to $22,499
45 to 54 Years
All Races
    Total 40,499 1,824 866 1,077 1,533 1,899 1,272 1,672 1,274 2,003
Earnings 34,778 858 684 838 699 1,407 690 1,386 925 1,810
  Wages and Salary 32,332 641 600 725 610 1,220 640 1,261 871 1,646
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,225 638 167 190 121 278 66 162 55 199
  Farm Self-Employment 478 280 12 27 10 27 2 12 2 6
Social Security 2,240 81 125 203 500 439 290 178 167 109
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,172 131 155 185 459 118 57 32 22 7
Public Assistance 334 181 93 31 15 2 1 1 7 0
Veterans Benefits 451 99 53 62 39 19 36 46 14 12
Survivor Benefits 265 65 33 17 34 15 5 23 7 4
Disability Benefits 423 71 32 38 50 59 44 13 17 22
Unemployment Compensation 3,263 897 575 433 290 321 208 170 130 108
Workers Compensation 413 135 62 31 32 35 27 2 16 27
Property Income 19,507 15,336 1,364 836 471 338 161 173 82 115
  Interest 18,208 16,000 948 390 254 123 99 77 20 50
  Dividends 6,961 5,474 464 438 104 138 51 46 5 44
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,419 1,509 208 231 115 113 15 44 10 19
Retirement Income 1,279 133 97 83 110 115 122 79 60 55
  Company or Union Retirement 380 55 53 45 22 45 32 13 5 21
  Federal Government Retirement 106 0 11 6 10 6 12 0 6 5
  Military Retirement 245 4 1 16 7 23 42 31 18 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 326 18 16 7 40 28 22 34 21 17
  Railroad Retirement 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 40 2 6 2 2 1 0 2 6 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 42 4 4 5 7 4 3 0 2 1
  Other or Don't Know 155 52 10 7 22 11 12 2 0 2
Pension Income 724 45 40 33 33 66 75 49 38 32
  Company or Union Retirement 221 23 32 26 9 21 18 2 1 13
  Federal Government Retirement 57 0 6 3 5 0 3 0 1 5
  Military Retirement 222 1 1 5 7 20 42 31 18 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 192 11 2 4 8 23 11 16 14 5
  Railroad Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Alimony 129 33 25 8 4 18 0 4 0 10
Child Support 910 246 230 162 86 47 42 15 25 20
Educational Assistance 504 202 110 99 28 20 2 5 10 12
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
285 107 52 21 17 49 9 3 2 5
Other Income, N.E.C. 232 187 10 11 9 7 2 1 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 36,700 852 761 984 1,114 1,788 958 1,551 1,105 1,912
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
37,070 849 757 978 1,143 1,818 974 1,545 1,095 1,926
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2,245 81 124 203 500 439 291 178 167 109
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3,271 173 183 251 575 533 366 239 201 154
  Government Transfer Payments 7,719 1,202 895 843 1,283 967 634 489 377 280
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,447 276 230 205 458 132 64 35 25 7
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
3,448 246 255 349 944 574 367 220 198 120
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2,670 398 312 278 554 243 183 110 83 49

 

  $22,500 to $24,999 $25,000 to $27,499 $27,500 to $29,999 $30,000 to $32,499 $32,500 to $34,999 $35,000 to $37,499 $37,500 to $39,999 $40,000 to $42,499 $42,500 to $44,999 $45,000 to $47,499
45 to 54 Years
All Races
    Total 1,102 1,668 1,002 1,838 752 1,464 779 1,729 639 1,198
Earnings 858 1,676 829 1,916 594 1,516 656 1,805 457 1,230
  Wages and Salary 783 1,540 802 1,828 574 1,420 632 1,692 435 1,165
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 67 147 29 110 28 108 23 116 13 66
  Farm Self-Employment 9 5 3 6 2 1 5 5 0 3
Social Security 53 29 28 4 11 3 1 2 2 2
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 15 9 6 15 4 4 0 7 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 11 4 6 0 9 0 4 0 0
Disability Benefits 9 11 7 5 7 6 5 0 0 8
Unemployment Compensation 43 26 15 21 7 0 1 2 0 4
Workers Compensation 8 11 4 9 1 5 1 3 0 0
Property Income 69 74 27 47 32 10 14 54 20 23
  Interest 21 17 12 37 6 6 2 35 4 3
  Dividends 24 41 0 20 0 1 4 18 0 22
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 17 27 0 20 0 3 6 10 3 5
Retirement Income 46 44 40 62 18 58 22 12 1 5
  Company or Union Retirement 12 0 7 20 1 17 4 3 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 5 0 7 0 6 2 2 0 1 2
  Military Retirement 17 13 16 8 3 3 3 6 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 11 8 22 9 24 11 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 6 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 12 2 5 0 5 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 33 35 26 56 14 42 18 11 1 5
  Company or Union Retirement 10 0 5 21 1 15 7 3 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 3 0 1 0 2 0 1 2
  Military Retirement 17 13 16 8 3 3 3 6 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 13 1 22 9 19 6 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 4 0 3 1 0 2 6 3 0 0
Child Support 13 1 2 7 3 4 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 3 0 0 1 4 2 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 926 1,712 869 1,916 601 1,520 652 1,804 468 1,236
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
927 1,700 859 1,930 621 1,534 680 1,825 481 1,238
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 53 29 28 8 11 3 1 2 2 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
73 65 55 61 37 67 38 20 8 12
  Government Transfer Payments 147 115 86 80 42 45 40 26 16 23
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
64 39 33 7 11 3 1 2 2 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
61 45 41 69 22 64 22 12 1 5

 

  $47,500 to $49,999 $50,000 to $52,499 $52,500 to $54,999 $55,000 to $57,499 $57,500 to $59,999 $60,000 to $62,499 $62,500 to $64,999 $65,000 to $67,499 $67,500 to $69,999 $70,000 to $72,499
45 to 54 Years
All Races
    Total 618 1,606 470 885 510 1,107 328 595 307 701
Earnings 505 1,775 347 879 380 1,231 203 597 233 773
  Wages and Salary 486 1,652 349 834 367 1,169 201 591 227 758
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10 131 8 34 8 78 0 13 0 33
  Farm Self-Employment 0 11 0 4 0 17 0 2 0 7
Social Security 5 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 8 0 3 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 17 19 8 21 20 13 1 2 2 7
  Interest 6 3 0 6 17 0 4 4 2 3
  Dividends 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2 6 0 10 2 8 0 0 2 5
Retirement Income 19 17 12 11 0 18 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 4 6 4 4 0 4 0 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 4 7 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 8 3 0 3 0 4 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 2 8 2 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 11 15 9 6 0 12 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 6 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 4 7 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 4 3 0 3 0 4 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 2 6 2 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
Child Support 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 509 1,779 347 879 388 1,230 206 597 232 772
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
521 1,773 363 891 396 1,234 211 607 238 782
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
18 26 11 23 1 16 0 4 2 5
  Government Transfer Payments 18 22 7 15 4 21 2 2 0 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
19 17 12 11 0 18 0 0 0 1

 

  $72,500 to $74,999 $75,000 to $77,499 $77,500 to $79,999 $80,000 to $82,499 $82,500 to $84,999 $85,000 to $87,499 $87,500 to $89,999 $90,000 to $92,499 $92,500 to $94,999 $95,000 to $97,499
45 to 54 Years
All Races
    Total 245 601 274 594 241 345 189 448 128 219
Earnings 138 664 220 696 148 360 105 463 66 198
  Wages and Salary 130 634 221 649 147 355 95 441 65 196
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 23 0 34 2 9 2 29 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 1 0 0
Social Security 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 10 7 3 11 1 3 7 1 0 2
  Interest 2 2 0 4 0 2 3 2 0 0
  Dividends 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2 9 1 2 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 0 2 0 8 0 4 5 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 0
Pension Income 2 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 139 660 218 696 148 357 107 465 69 199
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
149 681 222 693 154 362 121 458 77 201
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 4 5 0 8 0 6 5 0 4
  Government Transfer Payments 3 0 3 0 8 0 2 2 0 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 0 2 0 8 0 1 5 0 4

 

    Median Income Mean Income Gini Ratio  
$97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Ratio Standard Error B-CELL
45 to 54 Years
All Races
    Total 156 4,341 35,798 192 49,165 335 0.481 0.0049 1,249
Earnings 86 3,878 40,067 212 52,093 365 0.445 0.0053 1,249
  Wages and Salary 78 3,599 40,549 148 52,739 378 0.437 0.0055 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 223 17,344 814 30,868 893 0.595 0.0170 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 13 2,136 109 14,615 1,674 0.722 0.0434 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,196 150 12,372 160 0.292 0.0166 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 8,127 104 7,769 135 0.295 0.0213 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,297 141 3,400 226 0.510 0.0559 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 8,238 763 12,286 686 0.511 0.0423 1,249
Survivor Benefits 7 1 8,705 664 17,128 1,674 0.611 0.0587 1,249
Disability Benefits 5 0 10,870 489 15,364 952 0.518 0.0469 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 10 0 5,922 184 8,162 171 0.485 0.0163 1,249
Workers Compensation 2 0 5,775 887 9,613 628 0.539 0.0458 1,249
Property Income 21 86 1,590 13 3,290 92 0.625 0.0189 1,249
  Interest 44 3 1,423 12 1,701 60 0.418 0.0314 1,249
  Dividends 0 47 1,590 21 3,082 136 0.608 0.0310 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 10 2 2,004 46 4,856 327 0.607 0.0423 1,249
Retirement Income 14 4 14,602 414 20,541 627 0.470 0.0250 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 3 0 10,923 607 16,057 975 0.506 0.0462 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 20,980 2,769 28,443 2,535 0.439 0.0747 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 17,372 902 21,281 901 0.319 0.0508 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 17,335 924 22,101 1,075 0.397 0.0466 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 4 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 6 0 8,420 782 16,432 2,205 0.648 0.0747 1,249
Pension Income 6 0 18,951 998 23,091 731 0.399 0.0304 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 12,400 1,066 18,021 1,209 0.470 0.0521 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 18,282 1,061 22,067 890 0.281 0.0537 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 23,840 3,154 26,534 1,529 0.361 0.0597 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 2 0 6,982 2,537 15,327 1,953 0.612 0.0782 1,249
Child Support 2 0 4,775 183 6,984 309 0.500 0.0348 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,635 285 5,509 378 0.533 0.0526 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 4,229 457 8,127 840 0.579 0.0714 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,548 114 2,809 392 0.565 0.1121 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 84 3,888 37,139 176 50,120 350 0.456 0.0051 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
88 3,970 37,304 175 50,328 349 0.456 0.0051 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,217 151 12,413 161 0.294 0.0166 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
11 8 12,127 150 16,502 301 0.415 0.0170 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 17 4 9,291 96 11,488 141 0.446 0.0107 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,567 146 7,080 133 0.357 0.0195 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,816 87 11,007 124 0.317 0.0135 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
14 8 9,067 130 13,675 345 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: January 14, 2013